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'One hundred per cent support this positive enhancement to our village'

'One hundred per cent support this positive enhancement to our village'

'One hundred per cent support this positive enhancement to our village'

12 July 2022

Great Shefford is to get a new farm shop.


‘Trailblazer’ Windrush generation sportsman inspires sports students

‘Trailblazer’ Windrush generation sportsman inspires sports students

‘Trailblazer’ Windrush generation sportsman inspires sports students

12 July 2022

Former rugby captain and Windrush generation child Floyd Steadman inspired youth in Newbury last week.


Summer concert shows of Trinity’s talent

Summer concert shows of Trinity’s talent

Summer concert shows of Trinity’s talent

10 July 2022

Pupils at a Newbury school have returned to live performance with a concert of a host of well-known songs.


High blood pressure in West Berkshire

High blood pressure in West Berkshire

High blood pressure in West Berkshire

10 July 2022

A third of people who used experimental kiosks installed in West Berkshire had high blood pressure


Pupils enjoy 'parachuting into occupied France'

Pupils enjoy 'parachuting into occupied France'

Pupils enjoy 'parachuting into occupied France'

09 July 2022

Children from a Newbury primary school were treated to a history lesson with a difference on a recent visit to Greenham Control Tower.


Uganda to Newbury: The human impact from Idi Amin's 1972 Asian expulsion

Uganda to Newbury: The human impact from Idi Amin's 1972 Asian expulsion

Uganda to Newbury: The human impact from Idi Amin's 1972 Asian expulsion

09 July 2022

Four women have opened up about their experiences from fleeing their homes in Uganda, to volunteering at Greenham Common.


Festival marking 50 years since Ugandan Asian expulsion at Greenham Control Tower

Festival marking 50 years since Ugandan Asian expulsion at Greenham Control Tower

Festival marking 50 years since Ugandan Asian expulsion at Greenham Control Tower

08 July 2022

A festival acknowledging the 50th anniversary of the arrival of Ugandan refugees into the UK will officially open this weekend.


Residents turning off personal medical equipment to save money

Residents turning off personal medical equipment to save money

Residents turning off personal medical equipment to save money

07 July 2022

The cost of living crisis was described as 'the worst I've ever seen' by the West Berks Foodbank manager

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New exercise class sits down to get active

New exercise class sits down to get active

New exercise class sits down to get active

06 July 2022

A new seated chair exercise class has been launched in Thatcham.


Average SATs results for West Berkshire

Average SATs results for West Berkshire

Average SATs results for West Berkshire

06 July 2022

Year six SATs results in West Berkshire show writing results have dropped.


Defibrillator installed at The Moors Pavilion

Defibrillator installed at The Moors Pavilion

Defibrillator installed at The Moors Pavilion

06 July 2022

A defibrillator has been installed at a popular playing field after “several years of campaigning”.


Former golf captain remembered in community event

Former golf captain remembered in community event

Former golf captain remembered in community event

05 July 2022

Family and friends came together and played golf in memory of a former captain and grandfather.


Blue Plaque location decided

Blue Plaque location decided

Blue Plaque location decided

03 July 2022

A blue plaque, marking a nationally significant event, is to be installed at or near to 141 Station Road in Thatcham.


Ageing population Census data is 'challenging' for the council

Ageing population Census data is 'challenging' for the council

Ageing population Census data is 'challenging' for the council

01 July 2022

Council’s chief executive says the census data showing the district’s 33 per cent increase in the over 65s is ‘challenging’.


Census – nearly a fifth of West Berks residents are over 65

Census – nearly a fifth of West Berks residents are over 65

Census – nearly a fifth of West Berks residents are over 65

01 July 2022

West Berkshire’s ageing population time bomb is beginning to explode.


Robert's Tour de France for cancer research

Robert's Tour de France for cancer research

Robert's Tour de France for cancer research

01 July 2022

A Newbury man is preparing to cycle the first road stage of the Tour de France to raise money for prostate cancer research.


'Brutal but epic' – Endure 24 is back

'Brutal but epic' – Endure 24 is back

'Brutal but epic' – Endure 24 is back

30 June 2022

More than 800 runners tested their endurance at the Wasing Estate as they took part in the UK’s biggest 24-hour relay race.


Women raise more than £2,000 for friend with rare condition

Women raise more than £2,000 for friend with rare condition

Women raise more than £2,000 for friend with rare condition

30 June 2022

A group of friends from Thatcham have walked 25k for a friend diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease (MND).


From Arch to Arc

From Arch to Arc

From Arch to Arc

29 June 2022

The Parkinson’s UK chairman has raised more than £50,000 after completing a unique Arch to Arc triathlon which took him from London to Paris.


Newbury hosts first tattoo convention

Newbury hosts first tattoo convention

Newbury hosts first tattoo convention

29 June 2022

A tattoo artist is holding his own tattoo convention to celebrate the talent Newbury has to offer.


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